#Burundi

  • Article: This Organic Lotion Could Be the Latest Tool in the Fight Against Malaria
    Health

    This Organic Lotion Could Be the Latest Tool in the Fight Against Malaria

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 31, 2019

    Ginette Karirekinyana believes in the power of catnip. Read more

  • Article: This Refugee Is Growing African Eggplants in the US to Support Her Family
    Citizenship

    This Refugee Is Growing African Eggplants in the US to Support Her Family

    Aug. 20, 2018|Voice of America

    Since 2013, Ndagijimana , has sold her harvest to Africans in five different states. Read more

  • Article: Reversing Burundi's Pregnant School Girl Ban Is Not Enough, Activists Say
    Education

    Reversing Burundi's Pregnant School Girl Ban Is Not Enough, Activists Say

    Aug. 1, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Campaigners say tens of thousands of girls in Africa are ostracised or shamed for becoming pregnant Read more

  • Article: Burundi Just Banned Pregnant Girls and Teen Fathers From School
    Education

    Burundi Just Banned Pregnant Girls and Teen Fathers From School

    By Daniele Selby|July 3, 2018

    Secondary school attendance rates for boys and girls in Burundi are already low. Read more

  • Article: Beyoncé and Gucci Are Helping 120,000 People Get Clean Water in Burundi
    Water & Sanitation

    Beyoncé and Gucci Are Helping 120,000 People Get Clean Water in Burundi

    By Joe McCarthy|March 23, 2018

    “Access to water is a fundamental right.” Read more

  • Article: Food for Refugees Is ‘Running Out’ in Tanzania, World Food Programme Warns in Call for More Funds
    Food & Hunger

    Food for Refugees Is ‘Running Out’ in Tanzania, World Food Programme Warns in Call for More Funds

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 30, 2017

    Rations for refugees from Burundi and DRC will be cut if funding does not increase. Read more

  • Article: Two Burundi Teens Missing From Washington Seen Crossing Into Canada
    Citizenship

    Two Burundi Teens Missing From Washington Seen Crossing Into Canada

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 21, 2017

    A crew of six went missing after a robotics competition in in Washington, D.C. Read more

  • Article: Meet the Intrepid Female Scientist from Burundi Fighting the World’s Deadliest Disease
    Girls & Women

    Meet the Intrepid Female Scientist from Burundi Fighting the World’s Deadliest Disease

    By Tess Sohngen|July 18, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Mireille Kamariza is proof that anyone anywhere can change the world. Read more